A champion in her own right, the U.S. Freestyle Ski Teams Emily Cook (Belmont, MA) is a leader amongst her aerials peers. While she waits for her 2010 season to begin in December, Cooks focus is strong and set on being Vancouver Bound.
Its the start of October and the time has come again for me to start packing my big bag for the up and coming 2009-2010 Winter Skeleton season. It comes around faster every year, this year particulary fast as all I can think about is the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, where the skeleton race will be in Whistler in Febuary.
The afternoon made way for the UKâ€™s freeskiers and the standard of riding was immense with over 60 riders charging the kickers and throwing down a selection of huge 720â€™s, 900â€™s and double front-flips.
England head into the World League Finals in Argentina on the back of a promising summer, which saw them pick up silver medals at both the Investec World League Semi Finals and the EuroHockey Championships.